The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 156 198 185
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -13
Contract jobs citing Apple 44 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.63% 0.81% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 26
Average daily rate
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£258 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.70% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £244 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £269 £320
% change year-on-year
+30.23% -16.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £14.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -1.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2703 3322 3416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.10% 46.20% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1926 2306 2317
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 91 100
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple across the City of London region.

Apple Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the City of London region.

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Apple Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple.

1 29 (41.43%) Apple iOS
2 27 (38.57%) Windows
3 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 16 (22.86%) iOS Development
5 15 (21.43%) Finance
5 15 (21.43%) MS Office
6 14 (20.00%) iPad
7 13 (18.57%) Windows 7
7 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
7 13 (18.57%) Blackberry
8 12 (17.14%) Android
9 11 (15.71%) iPhone
9 11 (15.71%) Objective-C
9 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (15.71%) Windows XP
10 10 (14.29%) Banking
11 8 (11.43%) Investment Banking
11 8 (11.43%) Degree
11 8 (11.43%) JSON
11 8 (11.43%) Mobile App
11 8 (11.43%) Citrix
11 8 (11.43%) Photoshop
11 8 (11.43%) Scrum
12 7 (10.00%) TDD
12 7 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
12 7 (10.00%) Xcode
12 7 (10.00%) HTML
12 7 (10.00%) Web Services
12 7 (10.00%) Adobe
12 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (21.43%) MS Office
2 8 (11.43%) Photoshop
3 7 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
5 5 (7.14%) SPSS
5 5 (7.14%) InDesign
5 5 (7.14%) Final Cut Pro
6 2 (2.86%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (2.86%) MS Project
6 2 (2.86%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (2.86%) Fireworks
7 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) HTTPS
1 4 (5.71%) Wireless
2 3 (4.29%) IP Telephony
2 3 (4.29%) SSL
2 3 (4.29%) LDAP
2 3 (4.29%) VPN
3 2 (2.86%) DNS
3 2 (2.86%) SMTP
3 2 (2.86%) DHCP
3 2 (2.86%) Internet
3 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.43%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.43%) Intranet
4 1 (1.43%) HTTP
4 1 (1.43%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.43%) LAN
4 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Xcode
2 5 (7.14%) Subversion
2 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.71%) Axure RP
4 3 (4.29%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.86%) Calabash
5 2 (2.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.43%) eggPlant
6 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.43%) Robotium
6 1 (1.43%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.43%) JBehave
6 1 (1.43%) JIRA
6 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Banking
3 8 (11.43%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Back Office
5 2 (2.86%) Marketing
5 2 (2.86%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.43%) Retail
6 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.43%) Publishing
6 1 (1.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Developer
2 16 (22.86%) iOS Developer
3 8 (11.43%) Desktop Support
3 8 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Designer
5 6 (8.57%) Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Desktop Support Technician
8 3 (4.29%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Support Technician
8 3 (4.29%) Mac Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Desktop Technician
8 3 (4.29%) Senior iOS Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Photoshop Designer
8 3 (4.29%) Web Designer
9 2 (2.86%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) JSON
2 7 (10.00%) HTML
2 7 (10.00%) Web Services
3 6 (8.57%) REST
4 5 (7.14%) Cocoa
4 5 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
5 4 (5.71%) CSS3
5 4 (5.71%) HTML5
5 4 (5.71%) XML
5 4 (5.71%) CSS
6 3 (4.29%) Flash
6 3 (4.29%) iOS SDK
6 3 (4.29%) RESTful
7 2 (2.86%) Core Animation
8 1 (1.43%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.43%) SOAP
8 1 (1.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) iPad
2 13 (18.57%) Blackberry
3 11 (15.71%) iPhone
4 8 (11.43%) Mobile App
5 6 (8.57%) User Experience
5 6 (8.57%) Fixed Income
6 3 (4.29%) Kindle
6 3 (4.29%) Derivative
6 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.86%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.86%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.86%) Animation
7 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.86%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.43%) Social Media
8 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.43%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 29 (41.43%) Apple iOS
2 27 (38.57%) Windows
3 13 (18.57%) Windows 7
4 12 (17.14%) Android
5 11 (15.71%) Windows XP
6 6 (8.57%) Mac OS X
7 4 (5.71%) Linux
7 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.29%) UNIX
9 2 (2.86%) Solaris
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) iOS Development
2 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.43%) Scrum
4 7 (10.00%) TDD
5 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.57%) Migration
6 5 (7.14%) MVC
6 5 (7.14%) Project Management
6 5 (7.14%) OOP
6 5 (7.14%) OO
6 5 (7.14%) BDD
7 4 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (5.71%) ITIL
7 4 (5.71%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.29%) Kanban
8 3 (4.29%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.29%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) Objective-C
2 5 (7.14%) SQL
3 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.29%) C++
4 3 (4.29%) Java
5 2 (2.86%) C
5 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) MCSE
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.71%) SLA
3 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.43%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.43%) Citrix
3 7 (10.00%) Adobe
4 6 (8.57%) VMware
5 4 (5.71%) HP
5 4 (5.71%) Remedy
5 4 (5.71%) Google
6 3 (4.29%) Sybase
7 1 (1.43%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.43%) SAP
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco
7 1 (1.43%) Calypso
7 1 (1.43%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.43%) SunGard
7 1 (1.43%) Altiris
7 1 (1.43%) CA
7 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.43%) Reuters
7 1 (1.43%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.43%) MobileIron
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